Category Archives: Bearing Repair and Maintenance

NSK increased Bearing Performance and saved Cement Manufacturer more than $200,000!

Contamination is a leading cause of bearing failure.  Heavy industrial applications are susceptible to even higher levels of contamination compared to others.  In order to combat against contamination and improve bearing performance, NSK applied AIP to suggest product changes that … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Storage, Removal and Transportation of Bearings

Proper handling and storage of bearings is important to assure the best in bearing performance. Improper storage and handling can damage a bearing and/or create unnecessary contamination which can lead to bearing failures. Continue reading

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How You Can Extend Bearing Life With Proper Lubrication Maintenance

The two main purposes of lubrication are to minimize friction and reduce wear.  Over time, direct contact between the bearings’ ring, rolling elements and cage can cause flaking and lead to premature bearing failure.  But fatigue life can be extended … Continue reading

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NSK Featured in Motion Industries MiHow2 Video

As a global supplier of roller bearings, ball bearings, linear motion and automotive components NSK understands the importance bearings play in the performance of machinery. Although bearings are only a small part of the machinery, they play a vital role … Continue reading

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Celebrating Manufacturing Day- Proud to be Part of the Industry

It is that time of year again when manufacturing in America takes a front seat in the consciousness of those in the industry.  October 3rd is a day where we take the time to appreciate the impact this industry has … Continue reading

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